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Bowden Francis Mentally Strong on the Mound

August 15, 2022

Bowden Francis Mentally Strong on the Mound

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Photo credit: milb.com Right-handed pitcher Bowden Francis believes he’s mentally strong when he’s on the mound. And for Francis that comes from his Zen-like preparation routine. “I’m very meditated,” explained Francis. “I do a...

Brandon Eisert Climbing Up the Ladder

July 10, 2022

Brandon Eisert Climbing Up the Ladder

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Photo credit: Oregon State University Athletics Left-handed pitcher Brandon Eisert has climbed the minor league ladder quickly since turning pro. Eisert, who made his professional debut a year ago has made it up to Triple-A Buffalo in 2022. Pitching 33 2/3...

Nick Podkul Working Hard at First Base

April 29, 2022

Nick Podkul Working Hard at First Base

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Photo credit: Jaylynn Nash Prospect Nick Podkul is working hard at both phases of the game this season with Triple-A Buffalo. Podkul, who is playing more at first base these days is making continual adjustments to master his new role. After playing occasionally...

Cullen Large Putting Versatility on Display in Buffalo

April 21, 2022

Cullen Large Putting Versatility on Display in Buffalo

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Photo credit: milb.com Versatile prospect Cullen Large has returned to Buffalo for another season with the Blue Jays’ Triple-A affiliate. Large, who spent his entire 2021 season with Buffalo really enjoys the stadium and the atmosphere of the city....

Jason Leblebijian Finding Consistency

November 6, 2017

Jason Leblebijian Finding Consistency

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  Third baseman Jason Leblebijian made tremendous strides in both phases of his game with the Buffalo Bisons in 2017. Finishing the season with a .258/.323/.405 slash line with 22 doubles, four triples, and 11 home runs in 427 at-bats; was great to see from...

Jared Carkuff Enjoying Relieving Role

October 31, 2017

Jared Carkuff Enjoying Relieving Role

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  Right-handed pitcher Jared Carkuff put up impressive numbers in 2017. Finishing the year with a 1.17 WHIP, and an opponent batting average of .246 in 63 innings was a promising sign for the righty. Beginning his year with the Dunedin Blue Jays; Carkuff...